Research Support and Training

Research Funding Opportunities

Research Focus is a newsletter compiled by the Research Development Office team to alert Trinity staff to the latest research funding opportunities, announcements and upcoming events.

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School of Medicine Researcher Training

The school runs a series of monthly seminars, designed for researchers, at all career stages for training in building researcher profiles for maximum impact and visibility. Another objective of the training  is to prepare  researchers for forthcoming funding calls. For updates on future training topic dates, please email

School of Medicine Mentoring Scheme

The School of Medicine runs a Teaching, Research and Academic Mentoring Scheme (TRAMS), scheme which opens for applications in August of each year.

The TRAMS cross-institutional Mentoring programme aims to pair experienced individuals involved in Teaching and / or Research (mentors) with colleagues at an earlier career stage (mentees), to provide career guidance and structured support.

This successful scheme which TCD joined in 2020/2021, is a 7-way collaboration with partner Universities in Scotland including the University of St Andrews & the University of Dundee.

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Trinity Research Support System  (RSS)

The Research Support System is a web-based information system which allows Trinity College Dublin staff and research postgraduates to maintain and update their research profiles with information on research interests, research projects and publications. Research publications can also be uploaded directly to the institutional repository, TARA, through this system.

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Research Support - Essential helplines

Research Development Office

Financial Services Division

Trinity Innovation

Research Ethics
Data Protection and Research


Public affairs & Communications


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